Is it possible to utilize makemkv to convert bluray and dvd

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AlBundy
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Is it possible to utilize makemkv to convert bluray and dvd

Post by AlBundy » Sun Jul 20, 2014 10:29 pm

To backup my movies I usually rip DVDs with DVDDecryptor as iso and blurays with makemkv as mkv to my hdd and convert them afterwards with handbrake.

Is it possible to utilize makemkv as "input" for handbrake (afaik makemkv has a streaming option).
Or is it possible to use makemkv libraries in handbrake for decryption?

I'm looking for a solution that works on Windows, Linux and Mac.

Thanks

Al

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Re: Is it possible to utilize makemkv to convert bluray and

Post by mduell » Mon Jul 21, 2014 3:24 am

Yes, you can use a MakeMKV rip as HB input; this is the best practice.

No, you cannot use MakeMKV libs with HB.

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Re: Is it possible to utilize makemkv to convert bluray and

Post by TedJ » Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:36 am

mduell wrote:No, you cannot use MakeMKV libs with HB.
Actually, you can do this under OS X and linux.

http://www.makemkv.com/forum2/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=7010

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Re: Is it possible to utilize makemkv to convert bluray and

Post by AlBundy » Tue Jul 22, 2014 5:09 pm

Thanks - this seems to work on windows too.

I've copied libmmbd64.dll from makemkv into the same folder as HandbrakeCLI.exe (64bit version)
Now I can read blurays directly. :-)

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Re: Is it possible to utilize makemkv to convert bluray and

Post by Rodeo » Tue Jul 22, 2014 7:00 pm

AlBundy wrote:I've copied libmmbd64.dll from makemkv into the same folder as HandbrakeCLI.exe (64bit version)
Now I can read blurays directly. :-)
Without renaming?

Under Windows, normal procedure would be to copy it twice, one renamed to libaacs.dll and another as libbdplus.dll

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Re: Is it possible to utilize makemkv to convert bluray and

Post by AlBundy » Tue Jul 22, 2014 7:06 pm

With renaming of course. :-)

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